Study In Northern Ireland

The Northern-Irish exchange program is an exclusive and selective opportunity offered to two or three juniors or seniors, who can study abroad on the Emerald Isle for one semester or a full year at a variety of locations. ou must be an American citizen to be able to apply to this program.

Queens University Belfast – Located in the heart of the bustling Northern Irish capital, Queens is a top 20 research-intensive institution with a range of available subjects for study. Students who study here get up close and personal with the turmoil and triumph of Northern Ireland’s political history.

University of Ulster – Located in Londonderry, a Western town with a rich and at times controversial history, especially in relation to The Troubles, the University of Ulster has a national and international reputation for excellence.

St. Mary’s University College – This Belfast college specializes in liberal arts and teacher training.

Stranmillis University College – Another Belfast college, Stranmillis is highly recognized for its teacher training curriculum and also offers courses in early childhood health and leisure studies.

Belfast Metropolitan College – Perfect for students interested in business, marketing, computing, performing arts, communication, and Irish studies.
Specific semester/term dates vary by institution.

• Application window for the 2024-2025 academic year opens on November 16th, 2023 at 11:59pm and closes on February 2nd, 2024 at 11:59pm.

• Go to the Center for Global Citizenship Important Dates page to view the complete list of application and payment dates.

• Apply using Centre Online Forms

• Non-refundable deposit of $400 for semester programs is due to the Deputy Bursar on March 8th, 2024.